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Slate
So Happy About So Sad Todaythat something was supposed to rescue me from the ocean,” she says. “But maybe
So Happy About So Sad Today
Slate / Posted 20 minutes ago
that something was supposed to rescue me from the ocean,” she says. “But maybe the ocean is its own ultimate rescue—a reprieve from the linear mind and into the world of feeling.” She resolved to jump in. She started the @SoSadToday... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
No-balls are unforgivable, Brad Hodge lashes outwas peeved at how no balls cost his side dear. “Unforgivable, unforgivable” he
No-balls are unforgivable, Brad Hodge lashes out
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
was peeved at how no balls cost his side dear. “Unforgivable, unforgivable” he said. When Ravindra Jadeja overstepped to reprieve Sanju Samson, who was stumped in the 16th over, it was the second such let-off in three games. “Who knows what... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Skies don’t rain on H&M fans’ paradeH & M giving out vouchers to the first 200 people inside. Doors did open ten m
Skies don’t rain on H&M fans’ parade
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
H & M giving out vouchers to the first 200 people inside. Doors did open ten minutes early at 9.50am to allow shoppers a reprieve from the wet weather, and it seems they were not disappointed, with the line-up quickly reforming at the cash... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
China set to release last Tiananmen prisonerwas said to have thrown a basket onto a burning tank with four work colleagues,
China set to release last Tiananmen prisoner
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
was said to have thrown a basket onto a burning tank with four work colleagues, and was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve in August 1989. His sentence was later commuted to a life and he was given an 11-month reduction earlier this year,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
State prosecutors oppose Jinggoy’s request to vote outside detention2016. “Surely, since the present motion is similar not only as to the objectiv
State prosecutors oppose Jinggoy’s request to vote outside detention
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
2016. “Surely, since the present motion is similar not only as to the objective but also to the effect of the motions for reprieve from jail… no plausible and cogent reason exists for this Honorable Court to depart from the ratio decidendi of its... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Tilda Swinton claims acting is just a 'habit' that she keeps falling intowith her boyfriend (Matthew Schoenaerts) to rest her voice after undergoing sur
Tilda Swinton claims acting is just a 'habit' that she keeps falling into
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 hours ago
with her boyfriend (Matthew Schoenaerts) to rest her voice after undergoing surgery on her vocal chords. But their reprieve is interrupted by her hard-living producer and former flame Harry (Ralph Fiennes) and his newly discovered daughter... Read more
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10h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Indonesia to hold new round of executionsof trying to smuggle cocaine worth $3.3 million into the country. A Philippine
Indonesia to hold new round of executions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 hours ago
of trying to smuggle cocaine worth $3.3 million into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Indonesia to resume executions; no word on foreignersof trying to smuggle cocaine worth US$2.5 million into the country. A Philippi
Indonesia to resume executions; no word on foreigners
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 hours ago
of trying to smuggle cocaine worth US$2.5 million into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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11h
The Forward
How I Honored My Grandfather’s Memory — With a 20-Square-Foot Model of Auschwitzif he could make it until Christmas, he would survive the war. Several weeks b
How I Honored My Grandfather’s Memory — With a 20-Square-Foot Model of Auschwitz
The Forward / Posted 11 hours ago
if he could make it until Christmas, he would survive the war. Several weeks before Christmas, he was given an unexpected reprieve. A Nazi officer who had noticed his carpentry skills asked him to make wooden toys for the officer’s children for... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat Lions versus Delhi Daredevils — There are areas of concern, says Brad Hodgewas peeved at how no balls cost his side dear. “Unforgivable, unforgivable” he
Gujarat Lions versus Delhi Daredevils — There are areas of concern, says Brad Hodge
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
was peeved at how no balls cost his side dear. “Unforgivable, unforgivable” he said. When Ravindra Jadeja overstepped to reprieve Sanju Samson, who was stumped in the 16th over, it was the second such let-off in three games. “Who knows what... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia to hold new round of executions; no word on foreignersof trying to smuggle cocaine worth US$2.5 million into the country. A Philippi
Indonesia to hold new round of executions; no word on foreigners
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
of trying to smuggle cocaine worth US$2.5 million into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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The Star
Indonesia to hold new round of executions; no word on foreignersof trying to smuggle cocaine worth $2.5 million into the country. A Philippine
Indonesia to hold new round of executions; no word on foreigners
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
of trying to smuggle cocaine worth $2.5 million into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Parent council blasts school board budgetDistrict’s budget options spare any student cuts this year, the District Parent
Parent council blasts school board budget
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 12 hours ago
District’s budget options spare any student cuts this year, the District Parent Advisory Council says the situation is a reprieve not a solution. The parents group, known as the DPAC, has been a primary voice regarding spending concerns in the... Read more
12h
Herald Sun
Indon to hold new round of executionscocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine m
Indon to hold new round of executions
Herald Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
cocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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News.com.au
Indon to hold new round of executionscocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine m
Indon to hold new round of executions
News.com.au / Posted 13 hours ago
cocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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13h
Guardian Unlimited
Indonesia preparing to execute prisoners, police official confirms6.5kg of crystal meth in his luggage at Jakarta airport in 2011. A Philippine
Indonesia preparing to execute prisoners, police official confirms
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 hours ago
6.5kg of crystal meth in his luggage at Jakarta airport in 2011. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve in April last year in response to a request from Manila after a woman whom Veloso had accused of planting drugs in... Read more
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Perth Now
Indon to hold new round of executionscocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine m
Indon to hold new round of executions
Perth Now / Posted 13 hours ago
cocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Indon to hold new round of executionscocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine m
Indon to hold new round of executions
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
cocaine worth $US2.5 million ($A3.34 million) into the country. A Philippine maid, Mary Jane Veloso, got a last-minute reprieve last year in response to a request from Manila after an employment recruiter, whom Veloso had accused of planting... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
China to release last prisoner from Tiananmen Square protestsof his colleagues for allegedly throwing a basket onto a burning tank. All fou
China to release last prisoner from Tiananmen Square protests
Asian Correspondent / Posted 13 hours ago
of his colleagues for allegedly throwing a basket onto a burning tank. All four were sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve. Miao did not appeal his sentence, and in 1998, his sentence was reduced to 20 years. Since then, his sentence has... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Racial disparities persist in marijuana arrestsdid drop, from 12,894 in 2012 (the year Amendment 64 passed) to 7,004 in 2014 (
Racial disparities persist in marijuana arrests
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 14 hours ago
did drop, from 12,894 in 2012 (the year Amendment 64 passed) to 7,004 in 2014 (one year into legalization.) But the reprieve wasn't felt evenly: The number of marijuana arrests decreased by 51 percent for whites, 33 percent for Hispanics and... Read more
16h
Deseret News
Major road funding, employee pay raises, parking amnesty highlight Biskupski's budgetTuesday called for a 50 percent increase in road funding, a 1.25 percent pay ra
Major road funding, employee pay raises, parking amnesty highlight Biskupski's budget
Deseret News / Posted 16 hours ago
Tuesday called for a 50 percent increase in road funding, a 1.25 percent pay raise for city employees and a parking ticket reprieve — all while battling the city's piling debt in a year of little revenue growth. Salt Lake City's budget is... Read more
16h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Budget 2016: Scientists live to fight another yearAlan Duffy. There is a critical one-year extension for the Australian Astronom
Budget 2016: Scientists live to fight another year
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
Alan Duffy. There is a critical one-year extension for the Australian Astronomical Observatory to 2019-20, a welcome reprieve for one of the leading optical (i.e. visible) telescope facilities in the world. This gives time for a considered... Read more
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Boston Globe
The battle over Prouty Garden is not overthe Garden on a Sunday morning eight Septembers ago after a courageous fight ag
The battle over Prouty Garden is not over
Boston Globe / Posted 17 hours ago
the Garden on a Sunday morning eight Septembers ago after a courageous fight against leukemia, are praying for an 11th-hour reprieve. “The day that the dawn redwood comes down,’’ Murby said, “Children’s Hospital loses its soul.’’ Eminent... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Single account programme bears fruitscheme would encourage new generations who take over businesses from their pare
Single account programme bears fruit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 hours ago
scheme would encourage new generations who take over businesses from their parents to pay tax correctly in return for a reprieve from backdated tax payments. More than 400,000 SMEs or almost 100% of those who are qualified for the scheme... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ageing in reverse: AFL’s Benjamin Buttons514m gained per game. 11. James Kelly (Essendon, 32) His career was effective
Ageing in reverse: AFL’s Benjamin Buttons
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
514m gained per game. 11. James Kelly (Essendon, 32) His career was effectively finished at the end of last season, but a reprieve from the Bombers has helped Kelly average career-high disposals, marks, uncontested possessions and intercept... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
AFL 2016 season, Benjamin Buttons, Jarrad Waite, Brent Harvey, Sam Mitchell, Scott Thompson, Nick Riewoldt, Matt Priddis, Kade Simpson, Leigh Montagna, James Kelly, Steve Johnson, Bob Murphy514m gained per game. 11. James Kelly (Essendon, 32) His career was effective
AFL 2016 season, Benjamin Buttons, Jarrad Waite, Brent Harvey, Sam Mitchell, Scott Thompson, Nick Riewoldt, Matt Priddis, Kade Simpson, Leigh Montagna, James Kelly, Steve Johnson, Bob Murphy
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 18 hours ago
514m gained per game. 11. James Kelly (Essendon, 32) His career was effectively finished at the end of last season, but a reprieve from the Bombers has helped Kelly average career-high disposals, marks, uncontested possessions and intercept... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Hodge concerned about powerplay failureswas also miffed with how no-balls have cost his side crucial wickets in the tou
Hodge concerned about powerplay failures
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 19 hours ago
was also miffed with how no-balls have cost his side crucial wickets in the tournament. When Ravindra Jadeja overstepped to reprieve Sanju Samson, who was stumped in the 16th over, it was the second such let-off in three games. Steven Smith was... Read more
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The Border Mail
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
The Border Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Future budgets worry DPAC#83’s budget options spare any student cuts this year, the District Parent Advi
Future budgets worry DPAC
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
#83’s budget options spare any student cuts this year, the District Parent Advisory Council says the situation is a reprieve not a solution. The parents group, known as the DPAC, has been a primary voice regarding spending concerns in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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The Courier
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
The Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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The Young Witness
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
The Young Witness / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Western Advocate
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Western Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Manning River Times
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Manning River Times / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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The North West Star
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
The North West Star / Posted 21 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutesthe wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to
Budget 2016: The budget in five minutes
Daily Liberal / Posted 22 hours ago
the wealthiest 4 per cent. Tougher limits for the rich but more flexibility to encourage middle-income earners to save. A reprieve for low-income earners. COMMUNICATIONS The ABC will be pleased to receive top-up funding for investigative... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Lucas Museum 'Seriously Pursuing' Locations Outside Chicagoagreed to halt their lawsuit against the city's proposed plan. On Monday, the
Lucas Museum 'Seriously Pursuing' Locations Outside Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 22 hours ago
agreed to halt their lawsuit against the city's proposed plan. On Monday, the City of Chicago formally asked for a 30-day reprieve from an ongoing lawsuit, noting that they are actively seeking a new site for the museum. In a Tuesday morning news... Read more
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UEFA News
Atlético Report – UEFA.comcame to the rescue, pushing away the Atlético No9's penalty. Bayern breathed a
Atlético Report – UEFA.com
UEFA News / Posted 23 hours ago
came to the rescue, pushing away the Atlético No9's penalty. Bayern breathed again, but were unable to capitalise on their reprieve. Instead it is three straight semi-final exits, all to Spanish opposition; Atlético will get the chance to go one... Read more
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Style Weekly
War Riffs: Richmond's Left Cross Finds a Fantasy Niche Between Punk and Metalmessed with. He’s not very overbearing, but he can push us.” Quirk echoes the
War Riffs: Richmond's Left Cross Finds a Fantasy Niche Between Punk and Metal
Style Weekly / Posted yesterday
messed with. He’s not very overbearing, but he can push us.” Quirk echoes the drummer’s sentiments while taking a brief reprieve from lugging gear around before a performance. “They definitely tie a lot of scenes together … and they’re all great... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
DABC won’t enforce law against Brewvies over ‘Deadpool’SALT LAKE CITY -- A movie theater facing revocation of its liquor license for s
DABC won’t enforce law against Brewvies over ‘Deadpool’
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY -- A movie theater facing revocation of its liquor license for showing the movie "Deadpool" got a reprieve from the state of Utah. At a hearing in federal court on Tuesday, Utah's Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control agreed not to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fuel warms dying woman's heart - Front Page - Top Stories55-year-old is under palliative care because of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary D
Fuel warms dying woman's heart - Front Page - Top Stories
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
55-year-old is under palliative care because of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. But she's been given a temporary reprieve from worrying about the cost of heating - for a few days at least - thanks to a donation of bags of pellets from... Read more
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Canberra Times
Budget 2016: Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87
Budget 2016: Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87,000 in a bid to give 500,000 Australians a reprieve from paying a higher 37c tax rate for every dollar earned above the threshold, compared to 32.5c. Also likely to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Budget 2016: Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87
Budget 2016: Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87,000 in a bid to give 500,000 Australians a reprieve from paying a higher 37c tax rate for every dollar earned above the threshold, compared to 32.5c. Also likely to... Read more
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The Age
Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87
Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?
The Age / Posted yesterday
parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87,000 in a bid to give 500,000 Australians a reprieve from paying a higher 37c tax rate for every dollar earned above the threshold, compared to 32.5c. Shadow treasurer... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Budget 2016: Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87
Budget 2016: Which Scott Morrison tax cuts will Labor accept and reject?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
parliament. These include lifting the income tax threshold from $80,000 to $87,000 in a bid to give 500,000 Australians a reprieve from paying a higher 37c tax rate for every dollar earned above the threshold, compared to 32.5c. Shadow treasurer... Read more
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Torontoist
How the Toronto Dailies Covered the Invictus Games Announcementidentically). “Two Guys Talking Sports” is the jocular headline this morning, a
How the Toronto Dailies Covered the Invictus Games Announcement
Torontoist / Posted yesterday
identically). “Two Guys Talking Sports” is the jocular headline this morning, and Chris Selley’s column gives Justin a reprieve from the Post‘s daily front-page hammer blows, in the spirit of the good cause of the Invictus Games and perhaps out... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Drynorm for this time of year (however, no complaints!). So - bottom line - our p
Dry
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
norm for this time of year (however, no complaints!). So - bottom line - our part of the world will have a most welcome reprieve from some incredibly wet late April/early May weather … the next several days bringing a much needed opportunity to... Read more
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